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Clubanna Thír Eoghain

Thíos tá aistriúchán lom déanta ar ainmneacha na gclubanna nó na gceantar ach beidh leagan áitiúil ann fosta agus ba mhaith linn dá rachadh sibh i dteagmháil linn leis an eolas seo.
The names listed below are the literal translations of the names of the clubs or areas but there will be localised meanings also and we would be more than interested in being made aware of these variations.

Má bhíonn leaganacha difriúla agaibh ná bíodh aon leisc oraibh dul i dteagmháil linn ag an seoladh rphoist thíos.
If you should have any differing versions or interpretations to any of the items listed below do not hesitate to contact the following and every effort will be made to correct, amend or add to the list.
irishcultureofficer.tyrone@gaa.ie

 

Aghaloo

Achadh Lú

The territory of the, God, Lughaidh, as derived from the God Lughaidh

 

Aghyaran

Achadh Uí Áráin

The territory of Ó Áráin; or “A ferny field”

 

Ardboe

Ard Bó

The height of the cows – high ground for summer grazing

 

Augher

Eochair

The Key (?) – the edge of an area; “An enclosure for cattle

 

Beragh

Béarach

Cone like pointed ground or birch treed

 

 Brackaville

 Breac an Bhile

 Speckled land of the Sacred Tree

 

 Brocagh

 Brocagh

 The sett of the badger or badger’s home. The use of the letter ’k’, as in local road signs, in the spelling is certainly not Irish

 

 Carrickmore

 An Charraig Mhór

 The Big Rock

 

 Castlederg

 Caisleán na Deirge

 The castle on the Derg

 

 Clann na nGael

 Clann na nGael

 Family of the Gaels

 

 Clogher

 Clochar

 Convent or Rocky place or Stone building

 

 Clonoe

 Cluain Eo

 Meadow of the Yew Tree

 

 Coalisland

 Oileán a’Ghuail

 Island of Coal

 

 Cookstown

 An Chorr Chríochach

 Rounded Hill/Boundary

 

 Derrylaughan

 Doire Locháin

 The Wood of the Little Lake

 

 Derrytresk

 Doire Treasc

 Oak Grove of the Brewer’s Crop